Subscribe to City Press and be a winner!

2011-08-08 11:16

Subscribe to City Press for just R44.35 a month and you will receive your newspaper every Sunday, delivered to your doorstep. Plus you stand in line to win one of these fabulous prizes at no extra cost! It’s never been this easy to subscribe.

SMS “subs/name/city” to 42987. (SMSes cost R1.50 each)

Grand Prize!

Win a one night’s stay at the Southern Sun Montecasino and double tickets to the SA Tattoo concert at Montecasino.
Total value: R5 976

The concept of the tattoo as entertainment started about 130 years ago, and these once less-formal displays have gradually developed into the spectacular and highly coordinated entertainment showcases that they are today.

In recent years, tattoos have Broadened their scope from being purely military affairs, and have started embracing other art forms that include the incorporation of massed coordination, dance and movement. South Africans of all ages will find themselves engaged and thrilled by the skirl of music, light, and movement that this big-scale entertainment brings to Joburg. For more information, visit

Win a Kodak Easyshare mini-camera.
Total value: R1 397

Show the world you rock with the Kodak Easyshare mini-camera. Barely the size of a credit Card, but with a wide-angle lens and built-in mirror, Getting yourself and the gang in the picture is a snap. Show off the Easyshare mini-camera and let everyone see what makes you so Kodak.

Win one of 6 boxes of wine from Ernie Els Wines.
Each valued at R500

“I have been a keen supporter of Springbok rugby since I was a small boy, and remain as passionate today. It is an honour and a privilege for Ernie Els wines to have crafted these wines for all springbok fans to enjoy,” says Ernie els, South African golf legend and wine-farm owner.

The SA rugby red is a shiraz/cabernet sauvignon 2010 blend and the SA rugby white is a 2011 sauvignon blanc. They will delight both wine lovers and passionate springbok supporters. Visit for more information.

Win 5 double tickets to Mandela Trilogy – Teatro, Joburg.
Five hampers, each valued at R600

Award-winning musical theatre performer, internationally acclaimed actor and star of the small screen, Aubrey Poo (Muvhango, Scandal!, Winnie – the movie) joins the cast of Mandela trilogy as one of three singers who play the character of Nelson Mandela, depicting various stages of Madiba’s life.

With talented Cape Town opera singer, Thato Machona, cast as the young Mandela; Aubrey Poo as Mandela in his early years of adulthood and Rustenburg born opera singer, Aubrey Lodewyk cast as the prisoner who became president.

Book at Computicket, or visit Terms and conditions: SMSes charged at R1.50. Errors billed. Free SMSes do not apply.

1. The subscription competition will run from 7 – 10 August 2011.

2. Only SMS entries received on or before 10 August at 12:00 will be accepted for the electronic draw.

3. Winners will be notified telephonically & City Press reserves the right to publish their details and photographs for promotional purposes.

4. The decision of the City Press Editor is final in all matters relating to the competition and no correspondence will be entered into.

5. The prize is non-transferable and will not be exchanged for cash.

6. The prize package does not include transport and accommodation, unless otherwise stipulated on the advertisement.

7. All persons who are directors, members, partners, employees or agents of or consultants to Media24, City Press, sponsors/partners or their spouses, life partners, parents, children, brothers, sisters, business partners or associate employees may not participate in this competition.

8. Should legislation require that the competition be cancelled, Media24 & City Press will not be responsible for the fulfilment of prizes and or entry costs.

9. Participation in this promotion implies full knowledge and acceptance of all the rules and regulations.

10. Offer available in major metropolitan areas only – please enquire about availability in your area on 086 124 89777.

11. These offers are available to new subscribers only, not valid for subscription renewals.

Mandela trilogy terms and conditions:
1. Show tickets, subject to availability, are only valid for the performance dates and times as detailed.

2. Tickets may not be exchanged for cash or for an alternate performance.

3. By entering the competition, the prizewinner agrees to the terms and conditions.

4. Tickets must be collected by the prizewinners from the box office at the venue from one hour prior to showtime on the date of the performance.

Congratulations to the following winners who won In the subscription competition that ran 24/7/11:
Weekend for two at Cascade: M Mattlela.

Michael Bolton hampers:
M Makgaboke, H. Legodi, P Semo, T. Mkhize, I Mefhego.

Joyous celebration winners: N Zungu, R Sibisi, A Gangat, N Ndlovu, C Cebo

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